Western Isles Tourguide Association

The Outer Hebrides of Scotland offers endless adventures. Breath taking scenery, a unique way of life with an ancient culture and a stunning natural environment. See the best the Outer Hebrides has to offer with a professional tour guide.

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Travelling in a location with more than one  identity exposes the expected and the unexpected. Whether you know these islands as nan Eilean Siar or the Western Isles or the Outer Hebrides, they offer a myriad of options to uncover.

Our Services

Since 1997 guides have been providing interpretation for shore excursion companies, coach tours and leading walking tours in the Outer Hebrides.
WITGA guides promote a positive impact on the environment, society, and economy of the Outer Hebrides.

Why Book with Us

Our passion for these Islands is enhanced by continuous training so clients can have the best experience during their time in the Outer Hebrides.

To explore options and gain the maximum benefit from your visit to our unique heritage,

Working with the Best

A professional Tour Guide will direct your eyes to the detail in locations,
your intellect to discover their significance, and your heart to take delight in a unique landscape and culture.

Local Knowledge

Unravel the rich heritage of the Gaelic Language and ancient culture with the aid of a local guide.

Island Heritage

Some of us were born and raised in the Outer Hebrides. Others have lived here long enough to be in the know

No Hidden Charges

We don't add hidden extras cost. Our pricing policy is fair and transparent.
With over 20 years of tour guiding and organising our professional service will make your stay a memorable one

No group too small

We cater for smaller groups or individuals. If you have a special interest like e.g archaeology, bird watching etc. we will provide a guide and a tour tailored to your needs.

We speak your language

Well, not all of them, of course, but a lot of our tour guides are bi-lingual or even multilingual.
If you wish a tour in your language, please enquire and we will endeavour to provide a guide.

WITGA Mission Statement

Western Isles Tour Guide Association understands sustainable tourism to be an economically viable activity that prioritizes local traditions and way of life, natural resources and residents, so that both the physical environment and social fabric of our communities are preserved.

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We love to hear from you. If you would like to enquire about any of our tours or have a request or need more information, click on the button below and get in touch

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Latest Articles

Read here about the latest news from WITGA. There will always be new information so check back frequently!

Alison Driver

Hello I am Alison.  I moved to Lewis in 2017 when, after years of visiting on holiday, we finally decided that Lewis was where we wanted to be.  We live on our croft, with dogs, cat and six Soay Sheep for conservation grazing (Soay are …

George Murray

As a native Hebridean, who has lived and worked in the Western Isles and across the North of Scotland as a Police Officer for 30 years, I am now retired and serving as a member of the local authority. I am proud to offer scenic …

Alasdair Macleod

I am a native Gaelic speaker and have lived in Lewis for most of my life. In the Hebrides we have a fascinating story to tell about our unique heritage, history, environment and Gaelic culture and that is why I became a tour guide so …